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I have a mother-in-law that has continious UTI infections.

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I have a mother-in-law...

I have a mother-in-law that has continious UTI infections. Even though she takes an antibothic

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

Yes, we have seen a doctor, she is on nitrofurantoin 100mg twice daily, to prevent infections but not working

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Her bladder is down and she is 88

Doctor's Assistant: Is the condition chronic, or acute?

I would say chronic. She gets totaling confused when she gets the UTI's but the doctors tell me other than the UTI's she has the blood work of a 25 year old

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Urology
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Has she ever had a urine culture and sensitivity test?

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